ABC offers social skills classes for a variety of ages and skill sets. Each group has goal and weekly, participants will learn from a variety of mini lessons about each topic. The groups are a combination of lessons, activities, and an opportunity to play and socialize with a group of similar aged peers.

SPRING SESSION GROUPS:

Personal Space Bubbles

AGES: 6-9                RATIO: 1:3                         COST: $320                     FUNDING OPTIONS: SSAH

DATES: TUESDAYS: May 7th – June 25th, 2019

Time: 5:00pm – 6:15pm

DESCRIPTION: This group is designed to teach social boundaries for children ages 6-9 years.  If your child struggles to understand the differences between social circles, this group is for them.  We will teach our students about the various different relationships we have in our lives, and how to respect personal space within them.  We will use a combination of lessons, role play, and various visuals to teach these concepts.  This social skills group will provide children with an opportunity to learn and practice these skills in a small group of similar aged peers. Each week will have a new lesson, and activity built into the group.  Concepts will cover: personal space, appropriate conversations with others, stranger danger, etc.

Pre- Teen Group

AGES: 9-13               RATIO: 1:3                  COST: $320          FUNDING OPTIONS: SSAH

DATES: TUESDAYS: May 7th – June 25th, 2019

Time: 5:45pm – 7:00pm

DESCRIPTION: This friendship and information focused social skills group will provide children the opportunity to make friends and learn about changes to their lives as they get older.  We will dive into topics such as expressing and regulating our emotions, responsibility of our behaviours, and life skills such as hygiene, basic cooking, and cleaning.  Each group will have a mini lesson followed by an activity.  The pre-teens will have lots of opportunity to develop their conversation skills with similar aged peers.